AFI can today be announced as main support on the May 2017 Deftones UK headline shows. These will be the bands first UK shows for over 8 years.
All dates with Deftones are:
May 5 – London – Alexandra Palace
May 6 – Manchester – O2 Apollo
May 7 – Glasgow – SECC
The band also revealed a brand new song, ‘Aurelia’, last night exclusively on Radio 1 through the Rock Show with Dan Carter.
Listen to the Radio 1 Rock Show premier – HERE
The bands 10th studio album ‘AFI (The Blood Album)’ is set for release on January 20th through Concord, and they will also be over next summer to play the Download Festival.
Recorded at Megawatt Studios in Los Angeles, AFI (The Blood Album) was produced by Jade Puget and co-produced by Matt Hyde (Deftones) and is the follow-up to 2013’s Burials, which hit Top 10 on The Billboard 200. Since the release of 1995’s debut album Answer That and Stay Fashionable, AFI has written and recorded five top ten hit singles, hit No. 1 on The Billboard 200 (with the stunning Decemberunderground), garnered worldwide critical acclaim and amassed a fiercely loyal global following whose members number in the millions.